Equip your kitchen with the ShunTDMS0700 7 Piece Premier Essential Block to chop dice and slice different kind of vegetables meat etc. The knife set includes 7 different types of knives and a wooden holder to place them. The knives are made of stainless steel and feature VG-10 high carbon to hold sharp edges for years. The ShunTDMS0700 7 Piece Premier Essential Block is made according to the Japanese traditional Kasumi knife making method with a hammered finish. It has tiny pockets of air that act as hollow-ground cavities to reduce drag and quickly release food from the blade.